Ghana’s president, Akufo-Addo has left for Nigeria for a two-day international conference. Below is a statement issued by Communications Director at the presidency; Eugene Arhin.
“The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, left Ghana for Nigeria, on Wednesday, 14 February, 2018, at the invitation of the Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Sokoto, Most Rev. Dr. Matthew Hassan Kukah, to attend a two-day International Conference on Transformative Governance in Africa.
President Akufo-Addo will deliver the keynote address at the Conference, on the theme, (How to make Democracy work for Africa).
The President will return to Ghana on Thursday, 15 February, 2018, and in his absence, the Vice President, Alhaji Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, shall, in accordance with Article 60(8) of the Constitution, act in his stead.”